absinthe yellow

noun

: a grayish greenish yellow that is slightly stronger and very slightly darker than hay, deeper than yellow stone, and greener and duller than dusty yellow

Word History

First Known Use

1916, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of absinthe yellow was in 1916

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“Absinthe yellow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/absinthe%20yellow. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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